Bournemouth Beach and Pier, Dorset. With seven miles of golden sands and sparkling sea, the vibrant cosmopolitan town of Bournemouth has it all. The approximately estimated travel/road distance from Shaftesbury to Bournemouth is around 27.7 miles to 30.11 miles
The New Forest is an area of southern England which includes one of the largest remaining tracts of unenclosed pasture land, heathland and forest. It covers south-west Hampshire and extends into south-east Wiltshire and towards east Dorset.
Lantic Bay, Fowey, Cornwall, England. One of the best hidden beaches in England! To the west of wild Pencarrow Head, set just beneath the cliffs, walk down well made steps surrounded by wildflowers to discover two stunning beaches (Great Lantic and Little Lantic). At low tide there are lovely easy-access rock pools full of sea life and a good stretch of sand for playing on.